U.S. Trade with Spain in 2021
Top 10 Exports to Spain in 2021
|Commodity||Total Value (USD)||Total Volume (Metric Tons)||10-Year Average Value (USD)||10-Year Growth|
|Tree Nuts||$665.62 Million||134,245||$675.48 Million||61%|
|Soybeans||$525.15 Million||1.06 Million||$432.84 Million||64%|
|Distilled Spirits||$92.37 Million||---||$88.3 Million||46%|
|Forest Products||$74.91 Million||---||$76.87 Million||37%|
|Soybean Meal||$73.78 Million||165,608||$73.85 Million||224%|
|Fish and Seafood||$70.78 Million||19,165||$105.33 Million||-48%|
|Distillers Grains||$35.96 Million||158,036||$25.11 Million||577%|
|Pulses||$25.41 Million||34,399||$40.73 Million||-37%|
|Dextrins, Peptones, & Proteins||$23.45 Million||2,405||$13.42 Million||228%|
|Other Intermediate Products||$23.16 Million||1,434||$10.71 Million||310%|
Data and Analysis
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Spain: Spanish Tax on Non-Reusable Plastic Packaging Enters into Force
As of January 1, 2023, Spain implemented a special tax on non-reusable plastic packaging that also applies to imported food products. For imports, payment of the tax is the responsibility of the importer, although third country manufacturers must provide their Spanish buyers with information regarding the amount of non-recyclable plastic packaging used in their products’ packaging.
World Production, Markets, and Trade Report
Dairy Monthly Imports
This monthly report includes information on U.S. and global imports of dairy products, including maximum quantities that can be imported under tariff-rate quota licensing.
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Spain: Exporter Guide
In 2021, Spain imported $1.7 billion of agricultural and related products from the United States. Outside the European Union Member States, the United States was the fifth largest origin of Spanish agricultural and related imports. After the deep recession caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Spain’s economy is starting to recover, supported by improving domestic demand and a strong rebound of the hotel and restaurant industry as tourism returns to pre-pandemic levels.
News and Features
December 8, 2022
USDA Wraps Up the Final Ag Trade Mission of 2022
Staying true to its mission of expanding U.S. agricultural and food exports, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Foreign Agricultural Service started the final month of 2022 with a bang. The Spain Agricultural Trade Mission was the largest and most...
November 28, 2022
USDA Agricultural Trade Mission Delegation Arrives to Spain
USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service Associate Administrator Clay Hamilton arrived today in Madrid to launch a USDA agribusiness trade mission to Spain.
November 22, 2022
USDA Trade Mission to Spain will Boost Export Opportunities for U.S. Agribusinesses
More than 30 agribusinesses and farm organizations will visit Madrid, Spain, from Nov. 29 through Dec. 2, for a trade mission sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Members of the delegation will engage directly with potential buyers from Spain and Portugal, receive in-depth market briefs from USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) and industry trade experts, and participate in site visits.